Yammer planning location and mobile push in product overhaul

Yammer plans to launch a revamp of its user interface and offer new location services for mobile users within the next 12 months, V3 has learnt. Yammer chief technology officer and co-founder, Adam Pisoni, told V3 that his engineers are currently developing two distinct areas of the social network: furthering its integration with Microsoft Office […]

Last month in CRM software – a catch up on May’s CRM news

In summary:  Salesforce.com’s Q1 results trigger a share price dip, NetSuite makes an acquisition and signals there may be many more, and Rimini Street needles SAP at its Sapphire Now event… Salesforce.com released its quarter one earnings with revenues in line with analyst expectations at $893 million, an increase of 28% on the same period […]

Last month in CRM Software – CRM market news review for January 2013

In summary: Infusionsoft secures $54 million and makes an acquisition, Microsoft’s bad year continues, more SAP HANA announcements, and Rimini Street sets a record… Infusionsoft caught the eye in January. The Gilbert, Arizona based developer of an all-in-one CRM, email marketing, e-commerce, marketing automation application for small businesses, secured $54 million of funding from Goldman […]

Microsoft Office 365 cloud service updated for business use

Microsoft has launched new versions of its cloud-based software as a service (Saas) Office 365 suite for businesses, bringing an updated licensing model, greater focus on worker mobility via the cloud, and expanded integration with its enterprise social networking tool Yammer. Unveiled today, the new Office 365 for businesses adds two further offerings, Office 365 Midsize Business […]

UBS Securities downgrades Arris Group to ‘neutral’

UBS Securities downgraded rating of communications technology company Arris Group Inc. to Neutral from Buy on Friday, on weaker-than-expected outlook and profitability. The brokerage lowered its price target to $10.75 from $14. UBS Securities said Arris reported a weaker than expected business outlook. The company expects third quarter of 2010 sales of $270 million to […]